Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Network Consultant was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Network Consultant
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 97 122
Rank change year-on-year -32 +25 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Network Consultant 4 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.17% 0.54% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.58% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £550 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% +11.76% +30.77%
South East median daily rate £450 £458 £400
% change year-on-year -1.69% +14.44% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £27.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,176 1,563 2,262
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.53% 92.93% 95.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,001 823 1,114
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £215 £215 £230
90th Percentile £538 £563 £525
South East median daily rate £424 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 76 103
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% +3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.05 £9.00 £9.23
90th Percentile £29.41 £38.75 £30.40
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +18.75%

Network Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Network Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Consultant in Buckinghamshire

Network Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Consultant in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Consultant in Buckinghamshire

Network Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Consultant in Buckinghamshire

Network Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -28 3 £550 +10.00%
Amersham - 1 - - 1
Network Consultant
South East

Network Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Network Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Network Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (25.00%) WAP
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Tufin
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Qualys
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

Network Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Qualys
2 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) Tufin